Schubert Club Events
Friday, April 21, 2017 – Concert Lecture Series, 9:45 (coffee) 10 a.m. (lecture) – Pianist Michael Brofman , At Steinway Piano Gallery, 501 Post Road East, Westport, CT. Free to Schubert Club Members & Non-members. Free to Schubert Club Members & Non-members.
Pianist Michael Brofman (artistic director, Brooklyn Art Song Society) explores the art of vocal accompaniment from basic principles to artistic subtleties through the lieder of Franz Schubert. Topics to be discussed include balance, phrasing, tempi choices, interpretation, and ensemble. Featured works include some of Franz Schubert’s best loved songs (Ganymed, Gretchen am Spinnrade) which will be performed Sunday, April 23rd at the Dichter Project at the main branch of the Brooklyn Public Library.
Friday, April 28, 2017 – 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Roundtable. Topic: Bring Your Topics. This was a very successful and informative session last year. This is your opportunity to bring your thoughts and concerns, questions and answers and musical talent to share with the group.
Sunday, April 30, 2017, 3 p.m. Solo Singers in Ensemble – Greenfield Hills Congregational Church, 1045 Old Academy Road, Fairfield (Justine Macurdy).